Indie Garage Articles

MAHLE Ford 5.0L Modular Coyote PowerPak Piston Set

Ford Modular engine builders can now indulge in their quest for more power with the introduction of MAHLE Motorsport’s new Ford 5.0L, Modular Coyote PowerPak Piston set for 2018+ engines.  This piston set is designed to lower the compression ratio to 10.4 to 1 to...

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New Ontario resource for apprenticeship

New Ontario resource for apprenticeship

The Support Ontario Youth Program helps automotive service technician apprentices, and employers, succeed on their journey. A conversation with Melanie Winter, program director for the Motive Power section of Support Ontario Youth. Everyone at the shop level in the...

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Do you know about the B1479 trouble code?

Do you know about the B1479 trouble code?

By Richard Hawkins, MACS Contributor If you work on Toyota, Lexus and Scion A/C systems, chances are that you have encountered a B1479 diagnostic trouble code on a system that will not operate. If you have not encountered one yet, chances are that you will. This is a...

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The Great Canadian Aftermarket Podcast

The Great Canadian Aftermarket Podcast

New episodes weekly.The Great Canadian Aftermarket Podcast presents issues and ideas for Canada’s automotive aftermarket professionals and business owners. Selected by Feedspot panelists as one of the Top 10 Canadian Automotive Podcasts on the web. Hosted by...

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John Bean Tru-Point 360-View Calibrations now available

With new 360-view camera calibrations now available for the John Bean Tru-Point ADAS Calibration System, vehicle calibrations can be completed more quickly and easily. “ADAS calibration is not an area to cut corners. By staying true to the commitment made for...

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AutoVitals improves shop efficiency and customer service

AutoVitals complete digital Shop Success Solution for independent auto repair shops continues to help auto repair shops grow and succeed with The Complete Shop Success Solution, Digital Shop.X. Digital Shop.X is a powerful, comprehensive software solution that...

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BenPak intros innovative AP Series two-post lift

BendPak AP Series next generation of two-post lifts with patent-pending features are designed to make lifting internal combustion and electric cars, trucks and vans safer, easier and more efficient. “As the automotive industry evolves, BendPak continues to develop the...

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Fifth Annual Aftermarket Intelligence Issue is here!

Fifth Annual Aftermarket Intelligence Issue is here!

For the fifth time in our history, Jobber Nation and Indie Garage team up to present what we believe is the most comprehensive review of critical market share and customer profile data in Canada’s aftermarket.Also inside, great information, tips...

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